Honkballers have I little trouble with Germany
The Dutch honkballers have Saturday, also in their second CHAMPIONSHIP duel little problems known. Germany got no chance in Hoofddorp: 10-2.
Orange hit primarily in the third inning, in which the six points allowed to appeal.
The honkballers, which in Hoofddorp their title to defend, were it their mission to for the 22nd time gold to grab the Friday started with a smooth victory in Britain in seven innings (11-1).
Germany took the nine innings, but also against on paper one of the strongest opponents in group A was Orange barely in the problems.
The team of Steven Janssen is after two matches on four points. Also the Czech republic is still undefeated in group A. Sunday, the Netherlands takes on the still puntloze Russia, that Saturday won’t stand a chance against Sweden (8-1).
Then follow also have group matches against the Czech republic and Sweden. From Thursday, playing the three best countries from each group in the final round, and bet two spots in the final showdown on Sunday.
The German starting pitcher Andre Hughes had one inning control on the slagploeg of the Netherlands, but in the second inning, he gave by tweehonkslagen of Kalian Sams and Dwayne Kemp and a single to Yurendell de Caster, two points away.
In the third inning went completely wrong in the defense of the Germans. Two hits, two times, four wide and three veldfouten gave the Netherlands six points, and with a 8-1 lead, the race was played. Thanks to a homerun by Roger Bernadina in the fourth inning reached Orange again in the double digits.
Rob Cordemans was the starting pitcher in five innings on the mound and had three hits and two points allow. The 41-year-old rechtshander saw catcher Eric Brenk in the third inning, a homerun store.
Four Dutch relievers – Shairon Martis, Loek van Mil, Tom the Block and Kevin Kelly – gifts in the last four innings together three hits away, but Germany didn’t know more to score.